Government Budget 65% open

Switzerland

What data is expected?

National government budget at a high level, that is the planned government expenditure for the upcoming year, and not the actual expenditure. Open budget data allows for well-informed publics: showing where money is spent on, how public funds develop over time, and why certain activities are funded. We recommend that you consult our methodology section for more information.

  • Budget per government department
  • Budget per sub-department
  • Descriptions for budget sections

How open is the data?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Openly licenced No
In an open and machine-readable format CSV, HTML
Downloadable at once No Comment Reviewer: on the website the full budget download function was not located.
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 3
findable_steps Search the efv.admin.ch website The data is hard to find via the ministry of finance website. Requires clicking through different links until you are one the data portal.
Collected by government Yes
usability 2
collector_name Federal Finance Administration
characteristics Budget per government department, Budget per sub-department, Descriptions for budget sections
location https://www.efv.admin.ch/efv/de/home/finanzberichtersta - The information system for the Swiss federal budget, https://www.efv.admin.ch/efv/de/home/finanzberichtersta - Budget Law

Accept, changed B5 because I could not find one download function for all the budget data.

Meta data

Data location   https://www.efv.admin.ch/efv/de/home/finanzberichtersta - The information system for the Swiss federal budget
   https://www.efv.admin.ch/efv/de/home/finanzberichtersta - Budget Law
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   CSV, HTML
Reviewer   Anna Alberts
Submitters   Oleg Lavrovsky
Last modified   Fri Dec 23 2016 15:36:51 GMT+0000 (UTC)